CENTRAL CITY - The Merrick County Sheriff's Department says a scammer is posing as a utility company to try and get personal information. The sheriff's office posted information on Facebook saying a caller is claiming to be with the electric depar'... Read More

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Trump administration is appealing a judge's ruling temporarily blocking its decision to end protections for nearly 800,000 young immigrants. Attorneys for the U.S. Department of Justice said in a court filing Tuesday tha'... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - A man whose body was found dumped near an Alabama campground on Monday was wanted for arrest in Otoe County on charges related to an alleged assault on the woman who is charged for his murder. Miles Dean Sprague, 48, made headlines'... Read More

DAVID CITY - Butler County authorities say they had one pursuit and a total of 5 arrests during the recent "You Drink, Your Drive, You Lose" campaign. A press release says the Butler County Sheriff's Office made arrests for driving under the influ'... Read More

COLUMBUS - Columbus Police are asking for the public's help identifying a pair of suspects in a Christmas Eve shoplifting. CPD says they two pictured, left in a car which was photographed in the parking lot of Walmart. The shoplifting incident occ'... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY – A former Nebraska City woman has been arrested in Alabama for suspicion of murder. Jolie Willow Hoefling is charged in Magnolia Springs, Ala., for suspicion of killing 48-year-old Miles Dean Sprague and abusing his corpse. Hoe'... Read More

COLUMBUS - Two people suffered what appear to be minor injuries, after a collision on Friday. Columbus Police reports say a 33-year-old man was driving a 2008 Nisan westbound on East 23rd Street, when he was rear-ended by a 66-year-old woman drivi'... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts is backing a bill that would raise the speed limit on parts of Interstate 80 and other state highways. The bill introduced Tuesday would allow the state Department of Transportation to increase th'... Read More

COLUMBUS - A man was taken into custody after Columbus Police say they found a coat, with drugs, money, and a digital scale in the pocket. Officers say in an affidavit that they were called to a residence for a report that Cole Shatto, 21, was dam'... Read More

CUSTER COUNTY--The Custer County Salvation Army is pleased to report the 2017 Red Kettle Campaign results are have been totaled: $12,401.36 was collected to benefit Custer County projects. During 2017, the Salvation Army provided school bags and s'... Read More

COLUMBUS - A man was arrested for drunkenly hitting a parked vehicle, leaving the scene, and wrestling with an officer at the police station. Columbus Police say in an affidavit that, Farid Noe Rodriguez Lopez, 32, is alleged to have hit a parked '... Read More

COLUMBUS - A man was arrested, after fleeing from police, for photographing a naked woman while she was sleeping, and assaulting her. Columbus Police say in an affidavit that a woman reported Eusebio Flores-Gomez, 23,  hit and kicked her multiple'... Read More

COLUMBUS - The funeral for 13-year-old Kimberlee Paddock will be held on Saturday in Columbus, with a visitation on Friday. The funeral service is scheduled to take place at 10 a.m. on January 20th, at Peace Lutheran Church. Visitation is schedule'... Read More

COLUMBUS - A convicted felon is facing a new felony charge, after he pawned his handgun at a local shop, says an affidavit. Court records say Scott Svoboda, 58, was convicted of felony robbery and setting fire in Butler County back in 1977. A C'... Read More